Quality Manual

Assessment, awards and degree classification

This category contains important regulations, policies and guidance that relate to assessment, awards and degree classifications (including responsibilities and extenuating circumstances). These pages are relevant to staff and students across all of the UK, China and Malaysia campuses.

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Please be aware that during academic year 2019/20, the University introduced exceptional regulations in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. A number of pages within this category were previously affected by these arrangements and have been documented accordingly.

Sections within this category

Assessment overview and School responsibilities

Assessment regulations

Assessment and marking policies

Degree classification

Policy on circumstances affecting students' ability to study and complete assessments

Fitness to practise procedures

Policy on academic misconduct

Policy on proofreading

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This content was last modified on 18 October 2023


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